In 2016, The student caused controversy for calling Jews “communists” and “Bolsheviks” at a Hanukkah party that featured Poland’s chief rabbi.
One inscription identifies the shoe as belonging to Amos Steinberg, who was born in Prague in 1938.
Removing the spray-paint will not be easy, the cemetery keeper said, and scraping the paint will leave traces.
It’s not the first time that Jacek Miedlar, an activist in Poland’s nationalist movement, has had trouble with the law.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited the Jewish community center in Krakow along with a congressional delegation and received honorary membership.
Poland’s prime minister said Netflix “deceives viewers into believing that Poland was responsible for establishing and maintaining these camps.”
Children were encouraged to beat the figure, and there were some anti-Semitic cries, such as “Five more hits for wanting compensation from Poland.”
WARSAW, Poland – The American Jewish Committee returned to Warsaw after eight years. AJC on Monday opened a new office in the city dedicated to serving Poland and six other Central European countries: the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia. “Welcome home!” Andrzej Folwarczny, founder of the Forum for Dialogue and recipient…
Seven men and four women who slaughtered a sheep, stripped off their clothes and chained themselves to the gate of the Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp have been charged with desecrating a monument.
WARSAW, Poland — A group of Warsaw residents celebrated the first day of spring by burning the effigy of a Jewish woman. A video from last week’s incident was removed from YouTube. A Polish prosecutor reportedly will investigate the incident, the Wporst news website reported. The recording featured a group called “Conscience of the…